The Packer Lodge

Top choice hostel

in Kota & Glodok
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This boutique hostel in Glodok offers hip, Ikea-chic environs and plenty of amenities close to Kota. Choose among the four- and eight-bed dorms where the bunks are curtained pods with electrical outlets, lights and USB charger. There are also very reasonably priced singles and doubles with and without bathrooms, decorated with inspirational travel motifs. There's a spacious common kitchen.

A lounge area has PCs for use and a foosball table. Smokers can use the upstairs terrace, and the beer fridge is always well stocked. There's a laundry service available, and the friendly desk staff can advise on a range of tours and activities.

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Quick description

The Packer Lodge is located a 15-minute walk from Kuta Tua in Jakarta and 2-minute walk from City Walk Gajah Mada. Free WiFi access is available in all areas. Guests enjoy welcome drink and snacks in the kitchen from 17:00-19:00 daily. An onsite restaurant and bar, Little Dragon, is available for guest's convenience. All rooms here are fitted with an air conditioning and parquet flooring. All of the dormitories come with shared bathroom and a reading light. The regular rooms are equipped with a wardrobe and desk. At The Packer Lodge guests will find a terrace and a shared kitchen. Other facilities offered at the property include a shared lounge, lockers and luggage storage. Laundry, massage and fax/photocopying services are available at an additional charge. Gym and prayer facilities are available. The Packer Lodge is a 15-minute drive from Mangga Dua Square and a 45-minute drive from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport.

Important information

A damage deposit of IDR 200000 is required on arrival. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full in cash, subject to an inspection of the property. Please note that the property requires additional security deposit of IDR 200,000 per room upon check-in. The deposit will be fully refunded upon check-out.

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar


  • Laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge service
  • Fax/photocopying


  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Lockers
  • Chapel/shrine
  • Cctv in common areas
  • Shared lounge/tv area
  • Children television networks
  • Books, dvds, music for children
  • Ticket service
  • Snack bar
  • Designated smoking area
  • Terrace
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Airport shuttle
  • Walking tours
  • Board games/puzzles
  • 24-hour security
  • Internet services
  • Library
  • Wifi
  • Happy hour


  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking rooms


  • Free WiFi available


  • Fitness centre